Students who made one of the district bands, or was an alternate for the district bands, will audition this weekend at Hickman High School in Columbia, MO for the All-State Bands. The bus will depart Friday, December 4th at 1pm from the high school. We will stop in Osage Beach for food and shopping. We will be staying at the Country Inn & Suites. Students will have FREE breakfast available at the hotel Saturday morning. Auditions will be Saturday morning and could last a good portion of the day. There will be concessions available and we will stop for food on the way back to Neosho. We will be returning late in the evening Saturday Dec. 5. We will post on Facebook our expected arrival times as we depart Columbia.
Students will need:
A change of clothes
An overnight bag (toothbrush, deodorant, etc.)
Money for food Friday night, concessions Saturday, and food Saturday night (as well as any shopping they wish to do)
Reeds, Valve Oil, Sticks, Mallets, etc.
(You may also consider snacks for the bus, comfortable clothes for the bus ride, additional pillows and blankets for comfort on the bus or hotel, swimsuit if you plan on swimming at the hotel, as well as a phone charger)
Country Inn & Suites
817 N Keene St.
Columbia, MO 65201
Hickman High School
1104 N Providence Rd.
Columbia, MO 65203